Country bosses examine game ban for unvaccinated professionals

UVaccinated football professionals such as national player Joshua Kimmich could face a game ban if the critical Corona situation persists. Prime ministers agreed on Thursday “very quickly”, “when spectators in Stadium 2 G have to consider that, in our opinion, this should also apply to professionals,” said North Rhine-Westphalia’s Prime Minister Hendrik Wüst (CDU) on […]

“Digital Education” series: Even the basics are missing

PEinlich “is how Chancellor candidate Olaf Scholz called the state of digitization during the election campaign, and nobody wanted to contradict him. The dream of the “gigabit society”, as the federal government likes to strive for, has not yet come true. A study by the Berlin “European Center for Digital Competitiveness” shows how great the […]

Merkel gave it away: What the Chancellor does with old blazers – domestic politics

In parting, the Chancellor reveals a few more secrets … Since November 22, 2005 Angela Merkel (67) Germany rules as Federal Chancellor. For 16 years. And worn countless blazers – from bright orange to stylish blue. No piece of clothing represents the style of the Chancellor like her blazer. Now she says: Yes, sometimes she […]

How Corona puts pressure on digital education in Germany

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Why the US Federal Reserve is ending its bond purchases

Dhe signs are growing that the Federal Reserve will begin to scale back bond purchases as early as November as part of the “quantitative easing” program. Corresponding indications emerge not only from the minutes of the most recent monetary policy deliberations of the relevant Federal Open Market Committee, but also from recent speeches by central […]

Rockets will soon be launched from the North Sea

WITHAt first it looked like an obsession, and there are still many hurdles to overcome before small launchers can actually launch from a floating platform in the North Sea. The Federation of German Industries (BDI) and a consortium of companies have been campaigning for the project for months and have already taken several steps in […]

Sharp criticism of the federal government

Berlin – Following the rapid advance of the Islamist Taliban movement in Afghanistan, the federal government is running out of time with its planned rescue operation for German nationals and Afghan local Bundeswehr personnel. On Sunday, the Taliban effectively took over power in the capital Kabul. Originally, Bundeswehr forces were supposed to fly to the […]

Eco pioneer Felix Prinz zu Löwenstein and the question of existence

Felix Prinz zu Löwenstein does not look like the apocalyptic rider on his fiery red steed, even if his ancestors may have ridden in full armor time and again during the thousand-year family history. With his lean, tall figure, the prince is more reminiscent of a German Don Quixote, who, however, does not fight against […]

Nazi-looted art as a topic for the legislature

Dhe restitution rules currently practiced for cultural property confiscated as a result of Nazi persecution have two strands. Both result from the principles of Washington adopted by the federal government in 1998. According to this, on the one hand, in the case of works of art confiscated by the Nazis, “the necessary steps should be […]

More than one million senior employees

Berlin – The working life is getting longer and longer. Over a million employees are currently 67 years of age or older. At the same time, further shifts in the retirement age are being discussed. Verena Bentele, the head of the largest German social association VdK, thinks such tendencies are wrong. In an interview with […]